There are 6 ways to get from Sofia to Antalya by plane, bus, night train, train or car

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

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Fly  •  7 h 49 min

  1. Fly from Sofia (SOF) to Antalya (AYT) SOF - AYT

$132 - $703

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Bus MetroTurizm  •  21 h 16 min

  1. Take the bus from Sofia to Edirne
  2. Take the bus from Edrine to Antalya

$21 - $34

4 alternative options

Bus Metro Plus  •  22 h 45 min

  1. Take the bus from Sofia to Bursa
  2. Take the bus from Bursa to Antalya

$51 - $94

Night train, bus  •  23 h 31 min

  1. Take the night train from Sofia to Çerkezköy
  2. Take the bus from Cerkezkoy to Istanbul Otogari
  3. Take the bus from Istanbul Otogari to Antalya

$30 - $41

Train, bus  •  23 h 42 min

  1. Take the train from Sofia to Svilengrad 493
  2. Take the train from Kapikule to Muratlı
  3. Take the bus from Corlu - Armada City to Antalya

$27 - $43

Drive  •  14 h 16 min

  1. Drive from Sofia to Antalya 772.2 miles

$150 - $230

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No, there is no direct bus from Sofia to Antalya. However, there are services departing from Sofia and arriving at Antalya via Edrine. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 21 h 16 min.

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The distance between Sofia and Antalya is 900 km. The road distance is 1235.6 km.

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The best way to get from Sofia to Antalya without a car is to bus which takes 21 h 16 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 7 h 49 min to get from Sofia to Antalya, including transfers.

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Sofia to Antalya bus services, operated by MetroTurizm, depart from Sofia station.

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The best way to get from Sofia to Antalya is to fly which takes 7 h 49 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 21 h 16 min.

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There is no direct flight from Sofia Airport to Antalya Airport. The quickest flight takes 4 h 20 min and has one stopover.

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Sofia to Antalya bus services, operated by MetroTurizm, arrive at Antalya station.

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Antalya is 1 h ahead of Sofia. It is currently 12:43 PM in Sofia and 12:43 PM in Antalya.

Yes, the driving distance between Sofia to Antalya is 1236 km. It takes approximately 14 h 16 min to drive from Sofia to Antalya.

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  • Distance: 562.4 miles
  • Duration: 7 h 49 min

What companies run services between Sofia, Bulgaria and Antalya, Turkey?

Turkish Airlines, Austrian Airlines and eight other airlines fly from Sofia to Antalya every 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Sofia to Antalya via Edirne and Edrine in around 21 h 16 min.

Airlines
Turkish Airlines
Website
p.turkishairlines.com
Flights from Sofia to Antalya via Istanbul Ataturk
Ave. Duration
4 h 41 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $700
Flights from Sofia to Antalya via Istanbul Ataturk, Ankara
Ave. Duration
7 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $750
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Sofia to Antalya via Vienna
Ave. Duration
6 h 40 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$700 - $3,000
Aeroflot Russian Airlines
Website
aeroflot.ru
Flights from Sofia to Antalya via Moscow Sheremetyevo
Ave. Duration
8 h 50 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$230 - $750
Train operators
Bulgarian Railways (BDZh)
Phone
0700 10 200
Website
bdz.bg
Night train from Sofia to Çerkezköy
Ave. Duration
8 h 15 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$12 - $14
Website
bdz.bg
Train from Sofia to Svilengrad
Ave. Duration
4 h 3 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$8 - $9
Website
bdz.bg
Turkish Railways (TCDD)
Phone
+90 444 8 233
Website
tcddtasimacilik.gov.tr
Train from Kapikule to Muratlı
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$2 - $3
Website
tcdd.gov.tr
Bus operators
MetroTurizm
Phone
0850 222 34 55
Email
iletisim@metroturizm.com.tr
Website
metroturizm.com.tr
Bus from Sofia to Edirne
Ave. Duration
5 h 21 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Schedules at
metroturizm.com.tr
Bus from Edrine to Antalya
Ave. Duration
14 h 55 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$13 - $23
Schedules at
metroturizm.com.tr
Bus from Cerkezkoy to Istanbul Otogari
Ave. Duration
1 h 39 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
metroturizm.com.tr
Bus from Istanbul Otogari to Antalya
Ave. Duration
11 h 29 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$12 - $19
Schedules at
metroturizm.com.tr
Bus from Corlu - Armada City to Antalya
Ave. Duration
12 h 33 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$12 - $23
Schedules at
metroturizm.com.tr
Metro Plus
Website
metrotransport.bg
Bus from Sofia to Bursa
Ave. Duration
13 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$40 - $80
Schedules at
metrotransport.bg
Kamil Koc
Phone
+90 224 294 55 62
Website
kamilkoc.com.tr
Bus from Bursa to Antalya
Ave. Duration
8 h 15 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$10 - $17
Schedules at
kamilkoc.com.tr
Bus from Istanbul to Antalya
Ave. Duration
11 h 8 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$12 - $17
Schedules at
kamilkoc.com.tr

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Bulgaria Air, Aeroflot Russian Airlines, Austrian Airlines and Turkish Airlines offer flights from Sofia Airport to Antalya Airport.

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There are 343+ hotels available in Antalya. Prices start at $26 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Sofia to Sofia Airport is to line 84 shuttle which takes 34 min and costs .

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